Books tagged: performing arts

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The Performer's Mind
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,130. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2017 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Do you ever feel consumed by self-doubt and disabled by insecurity? This little book is based on things that have helped me through my own battles and those of my singing students. It is here to help performers but is relevant for anyone who needs to perform in any capacity of life; parents, teachers, managers, students... Humans.
The Ultimate Audition Book for Teens, Vol 1: 111 One-Minute Monologues
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 25,360. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2017 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
The monologue book you have been waiting for! Award-winning material written specifically for today's teens. Challenging monologues in real language and real situations that are really fun to work on.
Tips: Ideas for Directors
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 45,740. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2017 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Until very recently, directing wisdom was passed on in the form of "tips". Continuing this tradition, you will find them ranging from the way set a scene to directing the actor on the way to laugh. The tips are clear, concise, evocative, and constructed to give you a better day in rehearsal and performance. A buffet of ways to improve immediately that you'll refer to over and over again!
Tips, Ideas for Actors
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,550. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2017 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Until recent times, acting wisdom was passed on through an oral tradition called "tips". Presented here are 205 tips, including the way to set up a laugh, the use of opposites, a clear definition of "actions", how to use a "breath score", and even how to react if you're fired. The tips are simple to implement and will lead to a better day at auditions and rehearsals, and a better performance.
The Elton John Scrapbook: Revised and Updated eBook Edition
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 53,750. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
The Elton John Scrapbook Revised and Updated eBook edition is what his fiercely loyal following has been waiting for —it explores more of the much-loved legendary rock musician's extraordinary career with biographical background, interviews with his associates and musical collaborators, anecdotes, fan favorite lists, an ultimate pop trivia quiz, collecting Elton memorabilia and so much more!
Starswept
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 99,800. Language: American English. Published: August 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
In 2168, 15-year-old violist Iris Lei struggles to stand out at a prestigious performing arts school, dreaming of being hired by the Adryil—a telepathic race of humanoid aliens that allied with Earth—to play on their faraway world. But a sudden encounter with an Adryil boy upends her life, leading her down a path that reveals that her world is not what it seems.
Gayboy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,020. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2016 by Rainbow Crush. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Gay & Lesbian, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
A bi guy, his best friend, the 90s and show tunes. You don’t want to miss this! Marco’s a gay stereotype: he loves show tunes, writes fan mail to the actor he’s got a crush on, even skips school with his best friend Anna to catch their favourite musical, Forever Plaid. Anna’s happy to have a gay best friend, but here’s the thing: Marco isn’t gay—he’s bisexual. What will it take to convince her?
James Andrew Miller’s Powerhouse: The Untold Story of Hollywood’s Creative Artists Agency | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 3,540. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
This is a Summary of James Andrew Miller’s New York Times bestseller Powerhouse: The Untold Story of Hollywood’s Creative Artists Agency An astonishing—and astonishingly entertaining—history of Hollywood’s transformation over the past five decades as seen through the agency at the heart of it all, from the #1 bestselling co-author of Live from New York and Those Guys Have All the Fun.
Of Boxes and Ceilings
Series: Fresh Perspectives. Price: Free! Words: 18,860. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 3, 2016 by IETM. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
This Fresh Perspectives publication produced by IETM deals with a complex and delicate topic whose borders are often blurred - gender. It highlights some crucial points, clarifies terms, and focuses on the insoluble tension between the individual and the social and respectfully suggests possible ways to use this tension creatively in order to advance society.
Shakespeare for Readers' Theatre: Shakespeare's Greatest Villains
Series: Shakespeare for Readers' Theatre. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 120,380. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2016 by Five Rivers Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Shakespeare for Readers’ Theatre, Volume 2 contains four scripts with some of the greatest villains from the world’s best playwright.